Publications:

2020


Nelli, N. R., Temimi, M., Fonseca, R. M., Weston, M. J., Thtoa, M. S., Valappil, V. K., Branch, O., Wulfmeyer, V., Wehbe, Y., Al Hosary, T., Shalaby, A., Al Shamsi, N., Al Naqbi, H., 2020: Impact of roughness length on WRF simulated Land-Atmosphere interactions over a hyper-arid region. Journal of Earth and Space Sciences (Under revision)

Thota, M. S., Temimi, M., Ajayamohan, R. S., Nelli, N. R., Fonseca, R., Weston, M., Valappil, V., 2020: Characteristics of Winter Fog Events over the United Arab Emirates. Monthly Weather Review (Under revision)

Temimi, M., Fonseca, R. M., Nelli, N. R., Weston, M., Thota, M. S., Valappil, V., Branch, O., Wizemann, H.-D., Wehbe, Y., Al Hosary, T., Shalaby, A., Al Shamsi, N., Al Naqbi, H., 2020: Assessing the Impact of Changes in Land Surface Conditions on WRF Predictions in Arid Regions. Journal of Hydrometeorology (Under revision)

R. Fonseca, M. Temimi, M. Thota, N. Nelli, M.J. Weston, K. Suzuki, J. Uchida, K. N. Kuma, O. Branch, Y. Wehbe, T. Al Hosari, N. Al Shamsi, A. Shalaby (2020). "On the Analysis of the Performance of WRF and NICAM in a Hyperarid Environment" Weather and Forecasting.
https://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/WAF-D-19-0210.1

M.J. Weston, M. Temimi, N. Nelli, R. Fonseca, M. Thota, V. Valappil (2020). "On the analysis of the impact of Low-Level Double Temperature Inversion on dust diurnal variability" IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters.
https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9005178

L. Yousef, M. Temimi, A. Molini, M. Weston, Y. Wehbe, and A. Al Mandous (2020). " Cloud Cover over the Arabian Peninsula from Global Satellite and Reanalysis Products" Atmospheric Research. Volume 238, 1 July 2020, 104866.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2020.104866

2019


AlJassar, H. K., M. Temimi, D. Entekhabi, P. Petrov, H. AlSarraf, P. Kokkalis and N. Roshni (2019). "Forward Simulation of Multi-Frequency Microwave Brightness Temperature over Desert Soils in Kuwait and Comparison with Satellite Observations." Remote Sensing Journal.
https://doi.org/10.3390/rs11141647
Gultepe, I., R. Sharman, P. D. Williams, B. Zhou, G. Ellrod, P. Minnis, S. Trier, S. Griffin, S. S. Yum, B. Gharabaghi, W. Feltz, M. Temimi, Z. Pu, L. N. Storer, P. Kneringer, M. J. Weston, H.-y. Chuang, L. Thobois, A. P. Dimri, S. J. Dietz, G. B. França, M. V. Almeida and F. L. A. Neto (2019). "A Review of High Impact Weather for Aviation Meteorology." Pure and Applied Geophysics 176(5): 1869-1921. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-019-02168-6
Karagulian, F., M. Temimi, D. Ghebreyesus, M. Weston, N. K. Kondapalli, V. K. Valappil, A. Aldababesh, A. Lyapustin, N. Chaouch, F. Al Hammadi and A. Al Abdooli (2019). "Analysis of a severe dust storm and its impact on air quality conditions using WRF-Chem modeling, satellite imagery, and ground observations." Air Quality, Atmosphere & Health 12(4): 453-470.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11869-019-00674-z
Nelli, N. R., M. Temimi, R. M. Fonseca, M. J. Weston, M. S. Thota, V. K. Valappil, O. Branch, H.-D. Wizemann, V. Wulfmeyer and Y. Wehbe (2019). "Micrometeorological measurements in an arid environment: Diurnal characteristics and surface energy balance closure." Atmospheric Research: 104745.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2019.104745
Temimi, M., R. M. Fonseca, N. R. Nelli, V. K. Valappil, M. J. Weston, M. S. Thota, Y. Wehbe and L. Yousef (2019). "On the analysis of ground-based microwave radiometer data during fog conditions." Atmospheric Research: 104652.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2019.104652
Valappil, V. K., M. Temimi, M. Weston, R. Fonseca, N. R. Nelli, M. Thota and K. N. Kumar (2019). "Assessing Bias Correction Methods in Support of Operational Weather Forecast in Arid Environment." Asia-Pacific Journal of Atmospheric Sciences.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s13143-019-00139-4
Wehbe, Y., M. Temimi, M. Weston, N. Chaouch, O. Branch, T. Schwitalla, V. Wulfmeyer, X. Zhan, J. Liu and A. Al Mandous (2019). "Analysis of an extreme weather event in a hyper-arid region using WRF-Hydro coupling, station, and satellite data." Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 19(6): 1129-1149.
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-19-1129-2019
Yousef, L. A., M. Temimi, Y. Wehbe and A. Al Mandous (2019). "Total cloud cover climatology over the United Arab Emirates." Atmospheric Science Letters 20(2): e883.
https://doi.org/10.1002/asl.883

2018


Aldababseh, A., M. Temimi, P. Maghelal, O. Branch and V. Wulfmeyer (2018). "Multi-Criteria Evaluation of Irrigated Agriculture Suitability to Achieve Food Security in an Arid Environment." Sustainability 10(3): 803.
https://doi.org/10.3390/su10030803
Beegum, S. N., I. Gherboudj, N. Chaouch, M. Temimi and H. Ghedira (2018). "Simulation and analysis of synoptic scale dust storms over the Arabian Peninsula." Atmospheric Research 199: 62-81.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2017.09.003
Wehbe, Y., M. Temimi, D. T. Ghebreyesus, A. Milewski, H. Norouzi and E. Ibrahim (2018). "Consistency of precipitation products over the Arabian Peninsula and interactions with soil moisture and water storage." Hydrological Sciences Journal 63(3): 408-425.
https://doi.org/10.1080/02626667.2018.1431647
Wehbe, Y., M. Temimi, M. Weston, N. Chaouch, O. Branch, T. Schwitalla, V. Wulfmeyer and A. Al Mandous (2018). "Analysis of an Extreme Weather Event in a Hyper Arid Region Using WRF-Hydro Coupling, Station, and Satellite data." Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences Discussions: 1-34.
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-2018-226
Weston, M., N. Chaouch, V. Valappil, M. Temimi, M. Ek and W. Zheng (2018). "Assessment of the Sensitivity to the Thermal Roughness Length in Noah and Noah-MP Land Surface Model Using WRF in an Arid Region." Pure and Applied Geophysics 176(5): 2121-2137.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00024-018-1901-2

2017


Aldababseh, A. and M. Temimi (2017). "Analysis of the Long-Term Variability of Poor Visibility Events in the UAE and the Link with Climate Dynamics." Atmosphere 8(12): 242.
https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos8120242
Chaouch, N., M. Temimi, M. Weston and H. Ghedira (2017). "Sensitivity of the meteorological model WRF-ARW to planetary boundary layer schemes during fog conditions in a coastal arid region." Atmospheric Research 187: 106-127.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosres.2016.12.009
Lacava, T., E. Ciancia, I. Coviello, C. Di Polito, C. Grimaldi, N. Pergola, V. Satriano, M. Temimi, J. Zhao and V. Tramutoli (2017). "A MODIS-Based Robust Satellite Technique (RST) for Timely Detection of Oil Spilled Areas." Remote Sensing 9(2): 128.
https://doi.org/10.3390/rs9020128
Ray, R., A. Fares, Y. He and M. Temimi (2017). "Evaluation and Inter-Comparison of Satellite Soil Moisture Products Using In Situ Observations over Texas, U.S." Water 9(6): 372.
https://doi.org/10.3390/w9060372
Wehbe, Y., D. Ghebreyesus, M. Temimi, A. Milewski and A. Al Mandous (2017). "Assessment of the consistency among global precipitation products over the United Arab Emirates." Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies 12: 122-135.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrh.2017.05.002
Zhao, J., M. Temimi, M. Al Azhar and H. Ghedira (2017). "Analysis of bloom conditions in fall 2013 in the Strait of Hormuz using satellite observations and model simulations." Marine Pollution Bulletin 115(1-2): 315-323DOI: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.12.024 23. Zhao, J., M. Temimi and H. Ghedira (2017). "Remotely sensed sea surface salinity in the hyper-saline Arabian Gulf: Application to landsat 8 OLI data." Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science 187: 168-177.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecss.2017.01.008

2016


Al Azhar, M., M. Temimi, J. Zhao and H. Ghedira (2016). "Modeling of circulation in the Arabian Gulf and the Sea of Oman: Skill assessment and seasonal thermohaline structure." Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans 121(3): 1700-1720.
https://doi.org/10.1002/2015jc011038
Coopersmith, E. J., M. H. Cosh, J. E. Bell, V. Kelly, M. Hall, M. A. Palecki and M. Temimi (2016). "Deploying temporary networks for upscaling of sparse network stations." International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 52: 433-444.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jag.2016.07.013
Cullen CA, Kashuk S, Suhili R, Khanbilvardi R and Temimi M (2016). "A Multistage Technique to Minimize Overestimations of Slope Susceptibility at Large Spatial Scales." Journal of Remote Sensing & GIS 5(2).
https://doi.org/10.4172/2469-4134.1000159
Ghebreyesus, D., M. Temimi, A. Fares and H. Bayabil (2016). "A Multi-Satellite Approach for Water Storage Monitoring in an Arid Watershed." Geosciences 6(3): 33.
https://doi.org/10.3390/geosciences6030033
Ghebreyesus, D. T., M. Temimi, A. Fares and H. K. Bayabil (2016). Remote Sensing Applications for Monitoring Water Resources in the UAE Using Lake Zakher as a Water Storage Gauge. Emerging Issues in Groundwater Resources, Springer International Publishing: 145-157.

Mezhoud, N., M. Temimi, J. Zhao, M. R. Al Shehhi and H. Ghedira (2016). "Analysis of the spatio-temporal variability of seawater quality in the southeastern Arabian Gulf." Marine Pollution Bulletin 106(1-2): 127-138.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2016.03.016
Zhao, J., M. Temimi, S. A. Kitbi and N. Mezhoud (2016). "Monitoring HABs in the shallow Arabian Gulf using a qualitative satellite-based index." International Journal of Remote Sensing 37(8): 1937-1954.
https://doi.org/10.1080/01431161.2016.1165886

2015


Gonzalez, A., M. Temimi and R. Khanbilvardi (2015). "Adjustment to the curve number (NRCS-CN) to account for the vegetation effect on hydrological processes." Hydrological Sciences Journal 60(4): 591-605.
https://doi.org/10.1080/02626667.2014.898119
Norouzi, H., M. Temimi, A. AghaKouchak, M. Azarderakhsh, R. Khanbilvardi, G. Shields and K. Tesfagiorgis (2015). "Inferring land surface parameters from the diurnal variability of microwave and infrared temperatures." Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C 83-84: 28-35.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pce.2015.01.007
Norouzi, H., M. Temimi, C. Prigent, J. Turk, R. Khanbilvardi, Y. Tian, F. A. Furuzawa and H. Masunaga (2015). "Assessment of the consistency among global microwave land surface emissivity products." Atmospheric Measurement Techniques 8(3): 1197-1205.
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-8-1197-2015
Zhao, J., M. Temimi, M. Al Azhar and H. Ghedira (2015). "Satellite-Based Tracking of Oil Pollution in the Arabian Gulf and the Sea of Oman." Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 41(2) .
https://doi.org/10.1080/07038992.2015.1042543
Zhao, J., M. Temimi and H. Ghedira (2015). "Characterization of harmful algal blooms (HABs) in the Arabian Gulf and the Sea of Oman using MERIS fluorescence data." ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing 101: 125-13.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2014.12.010

2014


Khanbilvardi, R., M. Temimi, J. Gourley and A. Zahraee (2014). Satellite-Based Systems for Flood Monitoring and Warning. Handbook of Engineering Hydrology, CRC Press: 515-530.

Rabin, R. M., M. Temimi, J. Stepinski and P. D. Bothwell (2014). "Monitoring surface dryness using geostationary thermal observations." Remote Sensing Letters 5(1): 10-18.
https://doi.org/10.1080/2150704x.2013.862601
Temimi, M., T. Lakhankar, X. Zhan, M. H. Cosh, N. Krakauer, A. Fares, V. Kelly, R. Khanbilvardi and L. Kumassi (2014). "Soil Moisture Retrieval Using Ground-Based L-Band Passive Microwave Observations in Northeastern USA." Vadose Zone Journal 13(3).
https://doi.org/10.1080/2150704x.2013.862601
Zhao, J., M. Temimi, H. Ghedira and C. Hu (2014). "Exploring the potential of optical remote sensing for oil spill detection in shallow coastal waters-a case study in the Arabian Gulf." Optics Express 22(11): 13755.
https://doi.org/10.1364/oe.22.013755

2013


Stephen C. Medeiros, Scott C. Hagen, Naira Chaouch, Jesse Feyen, Marouane Temimi, John F. Weishampel, Yuji Funakoshi, and Reza Khanbilvardi. Assessing the Performance of a Northern Gulf of Mexico Tidal Model Using Satellite Imagery. Remote Sens. 2013, 5(11), 5662-5679.
https://doi.org/10.3390/rs5115662
Norouzi, H., M. Temimi, W. B. Rossow, and R. Khanbilvardi. 2013. AMSR-E/Aqua Monthly Global Microwave Land Surface Emissivity, Version 1. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/SFBY6Q6JYS3L
C. Notarnicola, K.E. Lewińska, M. Temimi, M. Zebisch. Application of the Apparent Thermal Inertia concept for soil moisture estimation in agricultural areas. Thermal Infrared Remote Sensing, 331-346. Springer. 2013. ISBN 978-94-007-6639-6.
Hansong Tang, Steven I-Jy Chien, Marouane Temimi, Qu Ke, Liuhui Zhao, Cheryl Ann Blain, Simon Kraatz. (2013). Prediction of Coastal Flooding and Evacuation Demand Estimation Considering Climate Change. Natural Hazards.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11069-013-0691-1
Ali Fares, Marouane Temimi, Kelly Morgan, and Thijs Kelleners. (2013). In-Situ and Remote Soil Moisture Sensing Technologies for Vadose Zone Hydrology. Vadose Zone J. 2013 12.
https://doi.org/ 10.2136/vzj2013.03.0058
Marouane Temimi, Christopher Hain, Robert Rabin, Martha Anderson, Xiwu Zhan, Claudia Notarnicola, Jan Stepinski. On the synergistic use of microwave and infrared satellite observations for the monitoring of soil moisture. A contribution to a book entitled ““Remote Sensing of Land Surface Turbulent Fluxes and Soil Surface Moisture Content: State of the Art”. 2013. Taylor & Francis. ISBN-10: 1466505788 | ISBN-13: 978-1466505780 0.
Reza Khanbilvardi, Marouane Temimi, Jonathan Gourley, and Ali Zahraee. Satellite-Based Systems for Flood Monitoring and Warning. Chapter 25 in the “Handbook of Engineering Hydrology” CRC Press 2014. Pages 515–530. Print ISBN: 978-1-4665-5241-8. eBook ISBN: 978-1-4665-5244-9.
https://doi.org/ 10.1201/b15625-26
Naira Chaouch, Robert Leconte, Ramata Magagi, Marouane Temimi and Reza Khanbilvardi. Multi-Stage Inversion Method to Retrieve Soil Moisture from Passive Microwave Measurements over the Mackenzie River Basin. Vadose Zone Journal 2013 12: 3
https://doi.org/10.2136/vzj2012.0134